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Dr. Georg Bertram
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy
Aesthetics and Theoretical Philosophy

Habelschwerdter Allee 30, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 54083
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 55822
Emailgeorg.bertram@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Georg W. Bertram

Areas of Expertise

  • Aesthetics
  • Anthropology
  • Epistemology
  • Hermeneutic, neostructural, and postanalytic contemporary philosophy
  • German idealism
  • Philosophy of mind
  • Social ontology and social philosophy
  • Philosophy of language and symbolic media
  • Philosophy of art
  • Self-consciousness
  • Hermeneutics


Dr. Anne Eusterschulte
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy
History of Philosophy

Habelschwerdter Allee 30, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 556 24
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 555 10
Emaila.eusterschulte@philosophie.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Anne Eusterschulte

Areas of Expertise

  • Philosophy of the Renaissance and early modern
  • Philosophy of the 18th century
  • Philosophy of religion
  • Reception of ancient philosophy
  • History of philosophy
  • Metaphysics
  • Social philosophy and aesthetics of our time


Dr. Hans Feger
Privatdozent

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
German-Asian Graduate Group of Humanities

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 552 87
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 555 10
Emailhdfeger@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepagePD Dr. Hans Feger

Areas of Expertise

  • Chinese philosophy and aesthetics (German-Chinese)
  • Moral philosophy and existentialism
  • Aesthetics of German idealism
  • Kierkegaard and Kant
  • German literature (esp. Enlightenment, Storm and Stress, Weimar Classicism, Romantic period)
  • Literary theory and aesthetics in a philosophical context
  • Literature of the classical modern
  • Research cooperation with East Asia
  • German-Asian Graduate School of Humanities


Dr. Gunter Gebauer
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy
Anthropology, Philosophy of Language, Social Philosophy

Thielallee 43, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 55822
Emailggebauer@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Gunter Gebauer

Areas of Expertise

  • Soccer
  • Culture-specific differences in soccer
  • Role of the referee
  • Sociology of sport
  • Soccer fans
  • Olympia
  • Historical anthropology
  • Linguistic theory
  • Philosophy of language
  • Social philosophy
  • Aesthetics
  • Anthropology of language
  • Theories of practice
  • Philosophy of movement
  • Languages of emotion


Dr. Bernd Ladwig
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science

Ihnestraße 22, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 52341
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 54212
Emailladwig@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. Dr. Bernd Ladwig

Areas of Expertise

  • Political theory and philosophy
  • Theory of justice
  • Human rights
  • Immigration / multiculturalism
  • Bioethics
  • Animal ethics


Dr. Wilhelm Schmidt-Biggemann
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy
History of Philosophy

Habelschwerdter Allee 30, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 513 30
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 555 10
Emailschmibig@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Wilhelm Schmidt-Biggemann

Areas of Expertise

  • History of philosophy and philology in the early modern period
  • Borderline issues in philosophy and theology
  • Controversial theology in Christian denominations
  • Philosophy of religion
  • Philosophy of history
  • History of metaphysics
  • History of political philosophy
  • Concept of “topics”
  • History of the Christian Kabbalah
  • History of political theology


Dr. Peter Schöttler
Professor of Modern History

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut (FMI)

Koserstraße 20, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 533 28
Phone (Home)+49 30 86397980
Emailpeter.schottler@t-online.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Peter Schöttler

Areas of Expertise

  • French and German-French history since 1789
  • Study of French and German history since Voltaire and Ranke, but particularly after 1918
  • Marc Bloch, Fernand Braudel, and the historical school of thought of the 'Annales'


Dr. Jan Slaby
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy
Cluster 'Languages of Emotion'

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 56261
Emailjan.slaby@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Jan Slaby

Areas of Expertise

  • Philosophy of mind
  • Philosophy of emotions / feelings
  • Phenomenology
  • Philosophy of neuroscience (critical)
  • Philosophy of psychiatry and psychology
  • Philosophical foundations of cognitive science
  • Critical philosophy of science (esp. commercialization, 'venture science,' pseudo-science in the field of brain and mind, etc.)
  • The philosophy of Martin Heidegger
  • Philosophy of technology
  • Affect and politics
  • "Affective societies"
  • Affectivity at work
  • Structural racism / critical race theory
  • Resilience (critical)


Dr. Holm Tetens
Professor of Philosophy

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Philosophy

Habelschwerdter Allee 30, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 552 45
Phone (Home)+49 30 852 02 22
Emailh.tetens@philosophie.fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. D. Holm Tetens

Areas of Expertise

  • Theoretical philosophy
  • Philosophy of science
  • Philosophy of religion

 



Dr. Jochen Töpfer

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Institute for East European Studies
Division of Sociology

Garystraße 55, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 505 95
Emailjochen.toepfer@fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Jochen Töpfer

Areas of Expertise

  • Social, political, and economic aspects of the processes in Eastern Europe
  • Southeastern Europe / former Yugoslavia
  • Privatization
  • Informality and neo-feudalism
  • Parties and political elites in transformation
  • Transboundary cooperation in border regions of the EU
  • Religion and society
  • Religion and politics


Dr. Gyburg Uhlmann
Professor of Greek Language and Literature

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute of Greek and Latin Languages and Literatures

Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 541 13
Phone (Assistant)+49 30 838 726 83
Emailg.uhlmann@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Gyburg Uhlmann

Areas of Expertise

  • Ancient literature and philosophy
  • Homer
  • Tragedy
  • Plato
  • Aristotle
  • Philosophy of late antiquity (Platonism and Aristotelianism)
  • Ancient philosophy of science
  • History of education (liberal arts)
  • Literary theory (ancient and modern)
  • Modern antiquity images
  • Effective history of antiquity